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Best wireless routers of 2014

CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.

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Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U Dual-band Wireless Gigabit Router

The hefty price aside, the Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U is the most complete 802.11ac router to date, capable of satisfying all your home networking needs.

August 1, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2014
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D-Link DIR-880L Wireless AC1900 Dual-Band Gigabit Cloud Router

Despite a few minor shortcomings, the DIR-880L is still one of the best 802.11ac routers on the market.

July 17, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 17, 2014
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Actiontec Wireless Network Extender Plus Powerline Network Adapter 500 Kit (PWR51WK01)

The Actiontec gets the job done for those who want to quickly extend their home network without much concern about performance.

March 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 14, 2014
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Facebook Home

Because Facebook Home dominates your Android start screen, it really only makes sense if you're a Facebook junkie. Luckily, you can dial down Facebook Home or completely remove it, even if it comes preloaded on your device.

April 9, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 9, 2013

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Linksys WRT1900AC Wireless Router

If you can afford the hefty price tag, the Linksys WRT1900AC Wi-Fi router is easily one of the best home routers on the market.

April 16, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating April 16, 2014
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The Netgear Nighthawk X4 R7500 is a powerful home router, or is it?

Whether or not CNET editor Dong Ngo admits his mistake is debatable but one thing is for sure: this NightHawk X4 AC2350 Smart Wi-Fi R7500 Router from Netgear is a terribly expensive router.

By September 5, 2014

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The Totolink A2004NS is a great home Wi-Fi router, with a little catch

CNET editor Dong Ngo compares the Totolink A2004NS AC1200 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router to dating. So whether or not it's a great experience depends a lot on you, too. Care to find out why?

By August 6, 2014

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The DIR-880L might just be the best home Wi-Fi router D-Link has to offer

CNET editor Dong Ngo is totally serious when he says he likes this D-Link DIR-880L AC1900 Wi-Fi router.

By July 17, 2014

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Extend your Wi-Fi network to cover any dead zones in your home

Wi-Fi routers are a great way to take your Internet connection and share it wirelessly. But what if there are some spots in your house where it doesn't reach? Check out these simple steps to extend your network.

By July 1, 2014

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Top tips for making the most out of your home network router

We show you how to customize and set up your home network router, how to extend your coverage area to minimize dead zones, and how to share videos, photos, and files over a networked hard drive.

By June 30, 2014